PUAD-696
PUBLIC ADMINISTRATION

Course Level: Graduate

Selected Topics: Non-recurring (1-6)

Topics vary by section, may be repeated for credit with different topic.


PUAD-696
002
PUBLIC ADMINISTRATION
FALL 2015

Course Level: Graduate

Selected Topics: Non-recurring (1-6)

Housing Policy

This course gives students a comprehensive overview of U.S. affordable housing policy since the 1930s. Emphasis is given to federal initiatives and systems focused on financing, building, and maintaining affordable housing units across the country. Topics covered include public housing, urban renewal, vouchers (and other mobility programs), public housing demolition, HOPE VI developments, Low Income Housing Tax Credits, subprime lending, and various mechanisms of housing finance.


PUAD-696
003
PUBLIC ADMINISTRATION
FALL 2015

Course Level: Graduate

Selected Topics: Non-recurring (1-6)

Gender Violence and Public Policy

This course will cover the context and evolution of law and policy addressing sexual harassment, sexual assault, intimate partner violence, sex trafficking, and stalking in the United States. Course content emphasizes current issues and responses. Course will also include a critical evaluation of the impact of current responses for people from diverse backgrounds.